Safety & Reliability

Safety & Reliability  - 2012 Volvo C70 Review - Reviews - Volvo C70

The C70 scores the highest rating, Good, in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's frontal offset and side-impact crash tests, as well as for rear-crash protection.

In addition to the required front airbags, the C70 comes with door-mounted airbags that are designed to stay inflated in the event of a rollover, as well as roll bars that deploy from behind the rear seats if the C70 is about to roll over. See the full list of safety features here.

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    Removing the cover to access the bulbs
    NOTE Before starting to replace a bulb, see page 306. 1. Loosen the cover's four retaining screws with the tool (1) provided in the vehicle's tool kit (see page 290). The screws sho ...

    Check coolant level
    The cooling system must be filled with coolant and not leak to operate at maximum efficiency. Check the coolant level regularly. The level should be between the MAX and MIN marks on the expansio ...

    The front airbag system
    The front airbags supplement the three-point seat belts. For these airbags to provide the protection intended, seat belts must be worn at all times. The front airbag system includes gas generator ...